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Acute Care - Registered Nurse | Day/Night | Chicago, IL

DirectShifts

DirectShifts

Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Saturday, December 9, 2023

Job Description:

As an Acute Care Registered Nurse, you will play a crucial role in administering specialized medical care to patients in a dynamic healthcare setting. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Administering blood transfusions and infusions with precision and adherence to medical protocols.
  • Monitoring patients' vital signs to ensure early detection of any changes in their condition.
  • Diagnosing the causes of sudden changes in patient condition and providing urgent treatments as required.
  • Executing treatment plans by administering medications and ensuring patients' comfort and safety.
  • Assessing and, when necessary, performing diagnostic tests such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and radiographs (X-rays).
  • Delivering emergency medical care, including cardiac life support, when patients are in crisis.
  • Updating and maintaining accurate health records to facilitate seamless patient care and adherence to regulatory standards.
  • Collaborating with Physicians and other members of the care team to revise treatment plans based on patient responses and changing conditions.

Requirements:

  • To excel in this role, you should meet the following requirements:
  • Ability to float to ICU, and some flexibility to float to Medical/Surgical units when required.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in an Acute Care setting.
  • Active RN license in the State of Illinois, ensuring compliance with state regulations.
  • Valid state certification as a registered nurse.
  • Current certifications in ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support) and Basic Life Support (BLS).
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, fostering effective collaboration within the healthcare team.
  • Join our team and contribute to delivering high-quality patient care in a fast-paced and rewarding healthcare environment.